Yehoyakim

Synonyms:
Jehoiakim, y’-ho-ya-KEEM, יְהוֹיָקִים
Jehoiakim (Wikipedia)
Jehoiakim
King of Judah
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Reign609–598 BC
PredecessorJehoahaz of Judah
SuccessorJeconiah
BornJerusalem
DiedJerusalem
IssueJeconiah
HouseHouse of David
FatherJosiah
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Jehoiakim (pronounced /ɪˈhɔɪ.əkɪm/; Hebrew:

יְהוֹיָקִיםYəhōyāqîm "he whom Yahweh has set up", also sometimes spelled Jehoikim (Greek: Ιωακιμ; Latin: Joakim)) was a king of Judah from 608 to 598 BC. He was the second son of king Josiah (1 Chronicles 3:15) by Zebidah, the daughter of Pedaiah of Rumah. His birth name was Eliakim (

אֶלְיָקִים’Elyāqîm Greek: Ελιακιμ; Latin: Eliakim).

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